Sue Creel was born in Casper, Wyoming, and attended PT school at the University of North Dakota. After graduation, she worked in an acute care hospital and a private practice setting before opening her own business. She opened Acucare Physical Therapy, LTD on February 5, 1990, realizing the dream of owning her own private practice, a calling she enjoys to this day.
In her spare time, Sue stays active with her children. Her son, Mitchell lives in Sioux Falls and works as an underwriter for CNA Surety. Son, Bridger, lives in Vermillion and is a Pre-Med major. Sue has two dogs who keep her company while the boys are out doing their own thing. Sue loves to garden, remodel houses, travel and spend time in the outdoors. Sue also teaches at Performance Dynamics, where she instructs other therapists how to perform the same Astym technique she has found so much success with in her own clinic. She is experienced with dry point needling and has a subspecialty in pelvic health. Sue loves to think outside of the box when it comes to treatment options for her patients and would love to meet with you to address your healthcare needs.
Pam Haffield was born in Central South Dakota. She and her husband, Jerry, have two children. Daughter, Morgan, and Morgan’s husband, Chris, live in Philadelphia. Her son, Justin, resides in Rochester, MN. Pam’s dog, Sophie, occupies her time with long walks as her children are off working and enjoying their own lives. Pam also loves to read and is active in her church community.
Pam has worked in a variety of office settings and has been with Acucare Physical Therapy, LTD for the past 5 years. She is in charge of the billing and insurance department and helps the clinic run smoothly. Pam is available to answer any billing or insurance questions you may have.
Maggie Drexler was born and raised in Brandon, SD. Her sister, Mollie, is currently living in St. Cloud, MN, where she is attending nursing school. Maggie’s mother and sister Mollie keep her busy when they visit her. During her free time, she enjoys creating adventures and making memories with her family, spending time outdoors and listening to music. A very artistic and creative person, Maggie also enjoys motorcycle riding and helping others with their projects. She graduated Dordt College in 2016, and shortly thereafter joined the staff at Acucare Physical Therapy, LTD.
Maggie’s is one of the friendly voices you will hear when you call our office, and she is typically the person who will greet you when you enter our doors. Maggie is well-versed with computerized scheduling, billing and payments, and can answer just about any question you may have; if she doesn’t have the answer, she will find the person who does.
Jody Else was born in Watertown, SD. She is married to her husband, Jeff; together they have two growing grandsons who live in the area, and a dog named Katie that keeps them on their toes. In her spare time, Jody enjoys shopping and doing puzzles. Jody and Sue originally worked together in an acute care hospital, and Jody joined Sue at Acucare Physical Therapy, LTD about 15 years ago. Known as the “schedulator”, Jody serves as the right hand to our therapist─ she greets patients and rooms them, keeps our facility clean, tidy, and even makes sure the laundry is done! Jody’s is also one of the people who may answer your call to our office; if she doesn’t have the answer to your questions, she will put you in touch with the person who does. Jody is here to make your visit to Acucare Physical Therapy, LTD an enjoyable one.